tire size 650R?


4 replies to this topic
  • hurricane jonny

Posted March 12, 2005 - 12:12 AM

#1

What's the best width? 110, 120,130? Running Kenda 760's. :)

  • Dave102429

Posted March 13, 2005 - 08:28 PM

#2

Depends on the terrian, your riding style, and your preferrence. I like a 120 for desert riding. Seems to soak up the whoops a little better than a 110 and offers a little more flat protection.

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  • TimBrp

Posted March 14, 2005 - 04:35 AM

#3

I found a 120 maxxis rubbed my exhaust, rear fender, and mud guard. Eventually it would have worn them out. Damn thing hooked though. Not as good in the corners though. I went back to the 110, easier to install on the bike too.

  • hurricane jonny

Posted March 14, 2005 - 11:34 AM

#4

Thanks I'll go with the 110. Maybe I'll get a spare 120. I plan on doing the annual Gunstock hill climb in June. Tried it 2 years ago with a modified KDX and didn't make it. I'm sure the BRP will have no problem.

  • TimBrp

Posted March 14, 2005 - 12:43 PM

#5

Dayum straight she won't have a problem. 14/50 gearing and put her in 3rd. She'll tractor up.





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